Agra : The most romantic Destination
Agra is a the land that holds the record of having three world heritage sites that are theAgra Fort, Taj Mahal, and FatehpurSikri, declared by UNESCO. Agra holds the glory and speaks with proud of the great Mughal Dynasty, and it has a glorious past of being the capital of the then India during the reign of Mughals. It is true to say, no trip to India is complete without visiting Agra.
Agrais best to visit duringthe winter season especially from mid-September to April. Agra is an easily accessible place as it has a broad range of transportation services ranging from roadways to airways.
What does Agra offer tourists?
This is the land of one of the seven wonders of the world and a pure symbol of love stands in its full glory in the heart of Agra. It is theTajMahal built by Shahjahan in the loving memory of his beautiful wife,Mumtaz.
It's just not Taj Mahal, Agra Fort, and FatehpurSikri that are the primary attractionsfor the tourists, other places are there too which one shouldn’t miss out:
- Ram Bagh- The first Bagh built by the first emperor of Mughal Dynasty, Babar.
- MehtabBagh- This beautiful botanical garden provides a different and unique view of the Taj,away from the hustle and bustle of the crowd.
- Balkeshwar Temple-A beautiful temple of Lord Shiva.
There are many different places to pay a visit like- RawliMaharaj Temple, JamaMasjid,Mariam’s Tomb etc.
What to eat : Vegetarian and non vegetarian cuisines, a sweet called Reawdi
What to see : TajMahal, MehtabBagh, FatehpurSikri, Agra Fort
What to take away : Memorablia of TajMahal, slippers and dress material right out from factory outlets
When to visit : Mid-September to April